Shrimp and Cell Phones The Toxic Side of... News/Business. (2013) The dark side of shrimp and smart phone industries. (CC) Topics: kathleen, kathleen morrell, dr. bernal, limbic system Source: Comcast Cable
Addictive behaviors stem from the limbic system in the brain and are actually hard-wired into what we call survival instincts. The prefrontal cortex, or rational thinking part of the brain, must overpower the natural man to overcome addiction.VIDEO SCRIPT “Man has struggled with the beast of addiction since the caveman days.”Back then these primal urges drove primitive man toward survival. The Neanderthal Man had “survival instincts.”Modern man is equipped with these same instincts, a... Topics: addiction, limbic system, prefrontal cortex, overcoming addiction
Instructor: Prof. Gerald Schneider Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous system, basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections, regional development and differentiation, regeneration, motor and sensory pathways and structures, systems underlying motivations, innate action patterns, formation of habits, and various cognitive functions. Lab techniques... Topics: CNS structures, development, plasticity, anatomy, tissue culture, embryogenesis, PNS anatomy and...
National Book Festival from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C; coverage from the science pavilion. Topics: sally, nasa, finland, washington, greece, scotland, california, minnesota, crete, poland, d.c., new... Source: Comcast Cable